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Mental Health First Aid - Inuit

Aims of training:

  • Provide the skills and confidence to engage in effective conversations about mental wellness
  • Increase the recognition of the most common mental health and wellness issues
  • Decrease the stigma and discrimination around mental health and wellness issues

Topics covered in the three-day course:

  • Substance – related disorders
  • Anxiety disorders
  • Suicide
  • Psychotic disorders
  • Health and mental wellness
  • Deliberate self-injury
  • Mood disorders
  • Crisis first aid for overdose, suicidal behavior panic attacks and psychosis



Information Sheet in English

Information Sheet in Inuktitut


Start Date: 
Wednesday, November 15, 2017
End Date: 
Friday, November 17, 2017
Frobisher Inn (Baffin Room)
Contact Name: 
Cecile Guerin
Registration Deadline: 
Friday, November 10, 2017
Contact Email: 
Contact Phone: 

Application Form

Completed application forms must be downloaded, printed and signed by the employee and the employee’s supervisor, then emailed or faxed. All registrations are accepted on a first-come, first-served basis.